Moscow, August 13 – AiF-Moscow.
DPRK leader Kim Jong-un promoted 103 military men for services in developing “new powerful weapons systems”.
DPRK tested new weapons led by Kim Jong-un
According to the order published in the Nodon Sinmun newspaper, these military men have unbending willpower and extraordinary creative abilities. It is emphasized that they "overcame difficult technological problems to be solved", "developed new weapons systems and ensured a decisive turn in strengthening the country's self-defense forces."
Earlier in the DPRK, in response to the joint military exercises of the United States and South Korea, a series of tests of multi-launch rocket launchers was conducted. Meanwhile, the South Korean Ministry for National Unification Affairs has so far found it difficult to connect missile launches with the promotion of the North Korean military in ranks, Ronhap reports.